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Wednesday 25 April 2018

Man arrested over Macroom suspicious death reporters

A MAN has been arrested in connection with the suspicious death of a man in Macroom, Co Cork yesterday.

The man, in his late twenties, was arrested at around 7.45pm last night on suspicion of impeding a garda investigation into the death.

He is being held at Bandon Garda Station.

The arrest came after reports that some people were being intimidated into not talking to gardaí about the death of the man, named locally as 42-year-old Des Geasley, who was originally from Cork city.

A post-mortem is due to be carried out this morning.

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